| O-T Lounge|| Gattaca is just a little bit closer to reality - Uncle Stu on 2/25/14 at 7:59 pm|
[link=(http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2014/02/elizabeth-holmes-theranos/)]This Woman Invented a Way to Run 30 Lab Tests on Only One Drop of Blood[/link]
[quote]Theranos requires only a pinprick and a drop of blood. With that they can perform hundreds of tests, from standard cholesterol checks ...
| O-T Lounge|| Watch Live as a 900-Foot Asteroid Zips by Earth (8pm CST) - Uncle Stu on 2/17/14 at 7:52 pm|
[quote] asteroid 2000 EM26, which will be giving our planet a close shave today. The Slooh space camera consortium will be tracking this cosmic flyby during a live show st...
| Movie/TV Board|| Famous movies scenes as 8-bit .gifs - Uncle Stu on 2/14/14 at 12:48 pm|
I could totally see myself playing these on my 2600
| Movie/TV Board|| 24 - Uncle Stu on 2/2/14 at 7:41 pm|
Alright...those commercials....I'm a bit excited...
| O-T Lounge|| OT Nerds - Software Developers- what is a "Scrum Master" - Uncle Stu on 1/27/14 at 4:20 pm|
& why in the frick do I need one?
what the frick do they do? Who the hell came up with that stupid title? Do they play rugby?...
| O-T Lounge|| This new breed of attention whore OT'er - the World Traveler - Uncle Stu on 1/17/14 at 3:12 pm|
my first identification of the "Food Board Attention Whoring" years ago resulted in many a ruffled feather other there. My basic premise was F&D'ers who start threads with pictures of what they were cooking had nothing to do with sharing food knowledge, they just wanted the ego stroke from other pos...
| Coaching Changes|| 1/2 of Malleveto fired......again (shocker) - Uncle Stu on 1/10/14 at 4:16 pm|
[link=(http://collegefootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2014/01/10/dc-doug-mallory-one-of-two-defensive-coaches-canned-by-hoosiers/)]DC Doug Mallory canned by Hoosiers[/link]
what a surprise ...
| Coaching Changes|| UMass fires Molnar after two seasons - Uncle Stu on 12/26/13 at 1:34 pm|
[quote]Molnar’s two seasons with the Minutemen coincided with the football program’s move from the FCS to the FBS in 2012. In those two years, UMass has gone just 2-22 — on...
| Coaching Changes|| Dallas Cowboys to clean house? - Uncle Stu on 12/22/13 at 10:10 am|
[quote]There is concern internally that coach Jason Garrett and his entire coaching staff will be fired unless the Dallas Cowboys win the NFC East and reach the playoffs, a team source said.
Dallas likely needs to beat the Washington Redskins on Sunday and then prevail against the Philadelphia Ea...
| Coaching Changes|| Jose Canseco knows football #Cansecohorns - Uncle Stu on 12/17/13 at 8:50 am|
[quote]@JoseCanseco 15 Dec So sorry to hear about Mack Brown. hug for u buddy[/quote]
[quote] ?@JoseCanseco 15 Dec
Hey Steve @stevepatterson you need a huge name for huge job buddy. I know football even better than baseball.[/quote]
?[quote]@JoseCanseco 15 Dec
Hey Steve @stevepatterson Here is ...
| Coaching Changes|| Brian Jones CBS Sports: Saban is leaning towards leaving - Uncle Stu on 12/12/13 at 9:37 am|
Just earlier this morning on Austin sports talk
he says his "sources" [i](which I'm pretty sure is some assistant coach that worked under Saban at some point and time)[/i] tell him that Saban is "leaning towards leaving" but Mrs Saban wants to stay.
FWIW, I think Brian Jones is a loudmouth blo...
| Coaching Changes|| Chip Brown: Mack is stepping down link added - Uncle Stu on 12/10/13 at 1:20 pm|
[link=(http://texas.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1585894)]LINK to Texas Rivals article [/link] Just came over the radio...
| More Sports Board|| Is this Mack Brown's last game ever at DKR? - Uncle Stu on 11/28/13 at 6:39 pm|
I hope not
Keep him on the sidelines forever :nana:...
| O-T Lounge|| Ray Dolby of "Dolby Surround Sound" has died - Uncle Stu on 9/13/13 at 10:16 pm|
[quote]In 1965, Dolby founded Dolby Laboratories, whose major accomplishments include the development of noise-reduction and surround-sound technologies. He held more than 50 U.S. patents.
| Movie/TV Board|| Now You See Me.........wow, this is bad - Uncle Stu on 8/24/13 at 3:59 pm|
I'm probably about 3/4 the way thru, and damn.....talk about something awful
The directing, the acting, the editing, the score, the script, the story....holy crap, its terrible. As a cinematic historical marker, this should be filed somewhere inbetween the accolades of Knight Rider and MacGuyver
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Saints Fans - Austin, TX.....Lucy's Closed - Uncle Stu on 8/18/13 at 4:27 pm|
Apparently, Lucy's on W. Sixth closed unexpectedly over the weekend.
so, that sucks.....where are we going to watch the game that's [i]not[/i] named Shoal Creek?
| Movie/TV Board|| HBO Jefe: GoT to continue....as long as it needs to - Uncle Stu on 7/25/13 at 8:51 pm|
[quote]There is no end in sight for Game of Thrones and True Blood, HBO’s top programming exec maintained to reporters Thursday at the Television Critics Assoc. summer press tour in Beverly Hills.
“It can go on as long as there are stories to tell,” network president Michael Lombardo said of Throne...
| O-T Lounge|| Q: Can Scientologists join Crossfit? - Uncle Stu on 7/21/13 at 8:41 am|
What are the repercussions when cults collide? What are the implications of a double-dose of brainwashing? Is this even allowed? Are there by-laws that strictly prevent this from happening?
Does anyone know?...
| O-T Lounge|| Pulling the plug on a friend tomorow - Uncle Stu on 6/25/13 at 10:32 pm|
36 years old, massive stroke
No prayers, and don't feel bad - overweight and too much cocaine, he fricking earned it
But if you're in your 20's and you have a padna' that's fricking up for no good reason, kick him in the arse before he kills himself...
| Movie/TV Board|| Snowpiercer- international trailer - Uncle Stu on 6/14/13 at 9:27 pm|
[quote]In Snowpiercer, in the future, the Earth will freeze over and everyone — from the filthiest to the fanciest — will live on a very large train that never stops moving. It completes its trip around the planet once each year, like the sun. And like the sun, it k...
| More Sports Board|| Big 12 proposes yet another football subdivision - Uncle Stu on 6/1/13 at 5:24 pm|
[quote]NCAA president Mark Emmert met with Big 12 leaders Wednesday, hinting that a possible fourth subdivision of larger schools could happen within the NCAA's framework.
Dodds suggested Thursday at the Big 12's spring meetings that some of the larger schools in the NCAA have problems that are u...
| Movie/TV Board|| 52:41 A Good Day to Die Hard - Uncle Stu on 5/15/13 at 9:18 pm|
That's how long I made it before I finally shut down this catastrophe
I'm an in awe of just how terrible this movie was. And I [i]like[/i] mindless entertainment that has no intrinsic artistic value. This was beyond simply terrible, the script alone wasnt worth worthy enough to be prin...
| Movie/TV Board|| Shocker: Game of Thrones renewed 4th Season - Uncle Stu on 4/3/13 at 3:16 pm|
torrent sites rejoice
| O-T Lounge|| Death by.....Landscaping? - Uncle Stu on 3/29/13 at 9:42 pm|
[quote]A documentary filmmaker known for helping rescue children from squalid Romanian orphanages in the early 1990s was fatally shot following an apparent dispute over the trimming of shrubbery[/quote]
This could easily describe an old neighbor of mine
| Movie/TV Board|| Walking Dead - gave it a shot, lost interest - Uncle Stu on 3/27/13 at 9:51 pm|
I know it is such a popular show, but it never looked appealing to me, so I never bothered with it
however, AMC's doing the marathon, and I figured why not give it a run. I did the same with "24" and waited until 4 seasons before I watched one episode and was hooked.
Walking Dead: It was abl...
| O-T Lounge|| "You should be here" / Dreamvacation pyramid scheme - Uncle Stu on 3/4/13 at 9:31 pm|
Anybody else have a dumb friend that's drinking this latest flavor of scam kool-aid?
Amway, time-shares, dial some crazy number prefix for cheap long distance, etc, etc....
the stupidity of the average American is boundless...
| O-T Lounge|| Happened into a "Lock & Key" event last night - Uncle Stu on 2/16/13 at 3:13 pm|
Doing a bar crawl last nite for a buddy's birthday. Stumbled into one of [link=(http://www.lockandkeyevents.com/index.php?clr=1)]these Lock & Key trainwrecks[/link].
It was by far the funniest, most entertaining things I've witnessed in months. I guess I should feel bad, due to all of our blatant...
| O-T Lounge|| Crap....here's a great time-waster - Uncle Stu on 2/6/13 at 8:57 pm|
| O-T Lounge|| Death: It's A Living - Uncle Stu on 1/31/13 at 8:40 pm|
watching this on CNBC right now
man, why in the frick didn't I get into this industry? A neverending supply of guaranteed customers with 100% margin?
sign me up...
| O-T Lounge|| Friend asked for feedback on e-dating profile???? - Uncle Stu on 1/23/13 at 10:32 pm|
an old coworker of mine, whom I've been friends with for years has asked me to check out her profile on lovematch, or harmony.com, or whatever it is. She's a sweet girl, slightly below average looking, and fairly weird. Her main redeeming quality is a fantastic set of tits. But beyond that, the poor...